Marquette freshman center Luke Fischer talks about the hiring of head men's basketball coach Steve Wojciechowski on April 1, 2014.
Marquette freshman transfer forward Luke Fischer was introduced to the media on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014 in a press conference at the Al McGuire Center.
Transfer from Indiana University who will be eligible for MU on Dec. 14, 2014.
Indiana (2013-14): Appeared in 13 games off the bench for the Hoosiers ... Averaged 2.8 points and 2.1 rebounds per game in 10.0 minutes per night ... Made his collegiate debut against Chicago State on Nov. 8 ... Chipped in six points and six rebounds in win over Oakland (Dec. 10) ... Netted personal-best 10 points against Kennesaw State (Dec. 22).
High School: Played for head coach Steve Showalter at Germantown (Wis.) High School ... Ranked No. 34 overall by ESPN100 and the No. 4 center ... Also ranked as the best player in the state of Wisconsin by ESPN.com ... Ranked No. 79 by Scout.com and the No. 11 center in the country ... Also ranked No. 94 by Rivals.com ... Named a 2013 Parade All-American ... Averaged 21.3 points and 9.5 rebounds per game as a senior ... Named Wisconsin's Mr. Basketball and Gatorade Player of the Year ... Led his Germantown team to consecutive state championships in his final two years, combining for a 56-0 record his last two seasons ... Went 28-0 during his senior season ... Named first team all-state and first team North Shore all-conference team ... Scored 32 points, had 16 rebounds, and blocked five shots in the state semifinal ... Also added 17 points and seven rebounds in the championship game ... Participated in the adidas Spring Classic as well as the 2011 Kentucky Hoopfest ... Helped Germantown to a 28-0 record and a state title as a junior ... Averaged 16.8 points, 7.6 rebounds and 3.3 blocked shots during his junior year ... Also shot over 70 percent from the floor during his junior campaign ... Played AAU for the Wisconsin Swing.
Personal: Born Oct. 29, 1994 ... son of Jim and Kim Fischer ... majoring in middle/secondary education.